REPORT: PETRINO BIDS ADIOS TO ATLANTA FOR ARKANSAS: ESPN is reporting that Atlanta Falcons coach Bobby Petrino will be jettisoning from the Georgia Dome to take over at Arkansas:
USA TODAY follows up that Petrino has resigned from the NFL team on Tuesday.Not even finishing a full season in the pros, sources say Petrino is bolting the 3-10 Falcons to return to the college ranks. Last year, Petrino led Louisville to a Big East title and Orange Bowl victory over Wake Forest.
If Bobby is indeed Arkansas bound, it’ll be the 4th time’s a charm for the fans in Fayetteville. The Razorbacks have already had to handle rejection from Tommy Tuberville, Tommy Bowden and Jim Grobe about their job vacancy.